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Job Applicants Are Lying About Random Interests on Their Resumes, Study Finds

Job Applicants Are Lying About Random Interests on Their Resumes, Study Finds

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Overstating on a resume

Some job applicants are fudging key details on their resumes. A new survey shows that job applicants are now also lying about their hobbies and language abilities to find favour with hiring managers.

14% of Americans admitted to including hobbies or interests they don't hav...

Overstating your abilities or hobbies may not be a deal-breaker for some employers, but it is less ethical, which might be a red flag.

  • You can spot a faker by setting up an interview and assessing his or her purported abilities. When someone is put on the spot, it often becomes clear i...

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